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Re: Devices as Virtual Web Services

From: Frederick Hirsch <Frederick.Hirsch@nokia.com>
Date: Wed, 10 Feb 2010 07:22:14 -0500
Message-Id: <1767887C-A953-4369-AC6B-5FD211313C3B@nokia.com>
Cc: Frederick Hirsch <Frederick.Hirsch@nokia.com>, "public-device-apis@w3.org" <public-device-apis@w3.org>
To: ext Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
I was repeating what I heard in Claes's message.

Running a local web server to have local access seems overkill,  
leading to the thought that both  might be necessary. I haven't seen  
a concrete proposal apart from what Robin put together.

regards, Frederick

Frederick Hirsch
Nokia



On Feb 10, 2010, at 7:12 AM, ext Ian Hickson wrote:

> On Wed, 10 Feb 2010, Frederick Hirsch wrote:
>>
>> Is the executive summary here:
>>
>> 1. Standardize Javascript APIs for all device functionality in the  
>> DAP
>> charter
>>
>> 2. Expose REST interface to those APIs where appropriate, using those
>> APIs to implement
>
> Isn't the whole point of #2 to make #1 unnecessary?
>
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